Lecturer - Outdoor Adventure
Our Land based provision at Shuttleworth College has a great opportunity for a Lecturer of Outdoor Adventure to become a key member of our team.
As a Lecturer with us, you will play a key role in the success of our students through:
- Preparing, delivering, assessing and verifying subject specialisms on a range of courses and levels within Outdoor Adventure
- Providing a high-quality learning experience which supports students to achieve success
- Contributing pro-actively to developments in the curriculum and innovative teaching
- Participating in marketing and promotion activities to support a range of programmes and learning opportunities.
Our ideal candidates will have experience of of teaching and assessing on a range relevant programmes and levels, a current knowledge of issues and developments within the Outdoor Education sector, alongside the following qualifications:
- Degree level qualification in a relevant subject or equivalent
- PGCE/Cert Ed qualification or a willingness to achieve
- English and mathematics at Level 2 or equivalent.
Successful candidates must also be able to demonstrate alignment to our organisational values:
- Student centred - At our heart is always doing what is best for our students. We consider students in all of our decision making to create positive outcomes and memorable experiences for every student.
- Educational excellence - We promote educational excellence by delivering programmes that challenge our students to achieve their ambitions.
- Teamwork - We are one team who by working together can achieve great things, respecting the opinion and valuing the contribution each of us makes.
- Continuous improvement - We challenge ourselves to always do better by trying new things, sharing knowledge, reflecting on best practice and learning from others.
- Caring - We care about the wellbeing of our staff, our students, our community and wider society, creating an environment built on trust where we listen, engage and support each other.
- Inclusive - We celebrate differences and diversity, recognising that we can learn from each other.
The Bedford College Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to thorough vetting process which includes, an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Exceptions Order 1975, provides information about which convictions must be declared during job applications and related exceptions and further information about filtering offences can be found in the DBS filtering guide. The Bedford College Group's policy on Employment of Ex-Offenders is attached to this vacancy.
Applicants who are barred from working with Children are reminded that it is a criminal offence to submit an application for this position.
The Bedford College Group aims to deliver world-class skills and education to the communities we serve. The Bedford College Group is comprised of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, The Bedford Sixth Form, Tresham College and the National College of Motorsport.
Contract Type - Bedford College
- 37 hours per week (1.0 FTE) / 52 weeks per year
- 45 days per annum (plus public holidays), pro rata for part-time
- Teachers Pension
- Free on-site parking during weekdays and weekends (subject to availability)
- Retail and leisure discounts
Where candidates do not currently hold a recognised Teaching Qualification terms and conditions will vary.
Interviews will be held on a date to be confirmed.
For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.
- The Bedford College Group
- Old Warden
- £26,000 - £33,619 pa
- Subject Area
- Physical Education and Sports
- Job Level
- Job Function
- Academic Support
- Contract Type
- Full Time